Education

The Department for Education, England
www.education.gov.uk

Teacher Support Network: A group of independent charities and a social enterprise that provide practical and emotional support to staff in the education sector and their families
www.teachersupport.info

The Teaching Agency: The Teaching Agency is responsible for initial teacher training (ITT) in England
www.tda.gov.uk

National College for School Leadership: Inspiring leaders to improve children’s lives
www.nationalcollege.org.uk

Optimus Education: Specialist support for the education sector through high-quality books, eBooks and subscriptions
www.optimus-education.com

boomerang ed: Innovative student planners, yearbooks and hoodies
www.boomerang-ed.com

TES Connect – Times Educational Supplement
www.tes.co.uk

Times Higher Education
www.timeshighereducation.co.uk

National Governors’ Association: Representative body for school governors in England
www.nga.org.uk

CUREE: Centre for the use of Research and Evidence in Education
http://www.curee-paccts.com/

nfer: National Foundation for Educational Research
www.nfer.ac.uk

 

Philosophy / Well-being

Life Squared: A not-for-profit organisation helping people to live happier, wiser and more meaningful lives within the pressure and complexity of the modern world
www.lifesquared.org.uk

Gladstone’s Library: A residential library and meeting place dedicated to dialogue, debate and learning for open-minded individuals and groups
www.st-deiniols.com

Philosophy for Life: A blog about philosophy, psychology and our search for the Good Life
www.philosophyforlife.org

HowTheLightGetsIn: The philosophy and music festival at Hay on Wye
www.howthelightgetsin.org

Action for Happiness: A movement for positive social change
www.actionforhappiness.org

Small Wonder: The Short Story Festival (a truly wonderful literary festival!)
www.charleston.org.uk/smallwonder

Five Books: Experts suggest their top five books
thebrowser.com/fivebooks

TED Talks: Ideas worth spreading
www.ted.com

 

Politics

The New Statesman: Original comment… “essential reading for bright thinkers everywhere”
www.newstatesman.com

openDemocracy: Free thinking for the world
www.opendemocracy.net

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